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Texas’ Fast-Paced Growth Hasn’t Reduced Inequality

The oil and gas boom has propelled revenue growth in Texas to nearly twice the national average. Yet, a new report shows income inequality is putting a brake on the pace of expansion.

09/15/2014

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Chinese ATV Maker Moves Headquarters To McKinney

A China-based all-terrain vehicle and utility-terrain vehicle maker and manufacturer is moving its North American Headquarters to McKinney this summer.

04/28/2014

Obama Addresses Joint Session Of Congress On Jobs And The Economy

Boehner Says Debt Limit Should Be Part Of Talks

House Speaker John Boehner says any deal to avert the so-called fiscal cliff should include lower tax rates, eliminating special interest loopholes and revising the tax code.

11/09/2012

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Census Shows 1 In 2 People Are Poor Or Low-Income

Squeezed by rising living costs, a record number of Americans — nearly 1 in 2 — have fallen into poverty or are scraping by on earnings that classify them as low income.

12/15/2011

Liberals Upset with Obama on Economy (Audio)

As the president tries to energize the Democratic base ahead of what could be a devastating election for his party in November, many liberals are saying he should have been bolder all along on issues […]

09/06/2010